Basic Microsoft Excel

Course Details

Being confident in Microsoft Basic Excel functions is essential for anyone who either works or aspires to work in an office environment, This course is for anybody wanting to learn Basic Microsoft Excel and looks at Microsoft 365 but also looks at previous versions, of 2016, 2013, 2010 or 2007, as it covers all the aspects and differences between the versions. It helps delegates gain the knowledge to ensure that they are able to maximise the full use of MS Excel.

To ensure success, delegates should be familiar with using personal computers, and should have experience using a keyboard and mouse. Students should be comfortable in the Windows® environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on their computers. Specific tasks the delegates should be able to perform include launching and closing applications, navigating basic file structures, and managing files and folders

Benefits to you

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand basic functions of Microsoft Excel

Course Contents

  • The Quick Access Toolbar
  • The main screen layout
  • The Ribbons
  • Zoom Controls
  • The Home Ribbon
  • Conditional Formatting
  • Formatting Excel Tables
  • Filter by Colour
  • Inserting, Removing & Formatting Cells
  • AutoSum
  • The Fill Tool
  • Fill Series
  • Series for a Growth Trend
  • The Insert Ribbon
  • The Picture Tools
  • The Shape Tools
  • The Shape Effects Tools
  • SmartArt
  • Changing Layouts
  • Colours & SmartArt Styles
  • Inserting Charts

Who should attend?

Anybody wanting to learn Basic Microsoft Excel functions